Kevin Harvick, Brad Keselowski and Kyle Busch round out the top-five starters.
“We avoided the wrecks, we got a little bit of damage, but nothing too bad,” Earnhardt said.
“I think there’s probably 25 that legitimately have the skill set, have the car that is capable to do it.”
Elliott posted the fastest lap time in both rounds, posting a lap time of 46.381 (194.045 mph) to propel his No. 9 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet to the top starting position.
The next three drivers ahead of Busch on the all-time wins list are Tony Stewart (49), Junior Johnson (50) and Ned Jarrett (50).
Kevin Harvick (497) is the next driver on the all-time stage points list who could mathematically hit the mark by earning three or more points next Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway.
All three drivers have 18 career wins apiece. The mark ties them for seventh all-time
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The only drivers who have started every race this year but have yet to score stage points in 2018 are Matt DiBenedetto and Gray Gaulding.
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“…I’ve dreamt of this my whole life,” Haley said.
Three-time series champion Cale Yarborough holds the record for the most wins on Father’s Day at four. 1988 champion Bill Elliott has the second-most wins at three.
Larson has earned 107 total stage points, the ninth-most among the competition.
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“We just needed to handle good and I needed to hit a good lap.”